What is your artist name?
My name is Dilygent
Where were you born?
I was born in Yale St Thomas Jamaica.
What city do you live in?
I am now living in Mississauga Ontario Canada.
What got you into making music?
I started making music because of the love and the feeling music gives to me, it’s a type of therapy for me also I sing for myself.
What school did you go to as a kid?
I went to Yallahs Primary School from grade 1 to 6 my childhood was a true journey.
How long have you been doing music?
I started making music about 20 years ago. It will be 20 years in 2021.
Do you produce beats / instrumentals?
I do produce my beats, but I am always willing to work with other producers.
Do you write your own lyrics?
I write my own lyrics
Are you A solo artist or part of A band?
I am a solo artist and a team member at EYES ON DA PRIZE Entertainment.
What is the reggae scene like where you live?
The Reggae Scene where I live is very limited.
Who and what are your influences?
At first, I was just doing music for fun but the first person who influence me to keep doing music was my high school friend Dwayne Davis then I linked with my childhood family and friend Tafary and the rest was history
Who is your favorite Reggae Artist?
My Favorite Reggae artist is Bounty Killer.
What can the labels and radios do to show more support for the reggae artist?
It would be good if the radio Stations and labels give a reasonable chance to Reggae artists by featuring more of their content
Do you find it hard to gain support in your city?
It’s not very easy to find support in my city.
Describe your style of reggae music?
My style of reggae music is inspirational and motivational cause I also sing for myself.
Do you come from a musical background?
My mom always sings but she was always working a 9 to 5. Her dad played the drums my dad’s brother was A dancing start in his days.
What is your website, where can we listen to your music?
Link to the song/album
Where are you based?
Mississauga. Ontario Canada
How long have you been making music?
What genre would you consider your music to be?
What inspired you to pursue a career in music?
My child hoodfriend. Also my love for music.
What are your biggest musical influences?
Bounty Killer, my family, and my closest friends.
Are you signed to a label or are you an independent artist?
My Crew is called, Eyes on Da prize. We are independent.
What have been the biggest challenges in your music career?
Getting the fm radio stations to show me some support.
How many songs or albums have you released to date?
Quite A few. More to come.
Can you tell us a few things about your latest release?
it’s A feel good song. The kind of song that makes you happy.
Any plans for new music or upcoming projects we should know about?
More songs coming out in 2021. Stay tuned in.